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Trump Meets With Macron Amid Tension Over European Security

November 10, 2018
Peter Baker, Adam Nossiter | The New York Times
President Trump and President Emmanuel Macron of France met on Saturday, seeking to restore a relationship that started out friendly only to turn sour in recent months amid the American leader’s complaints that Europe is taking advantage of the century-old trans-Atlantic alliance.
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For Democrats, a midterm election that keeps on giving

November 10, 2018
Dan Balz, Michael Scherer | The Washington Post
In the early hours of election night on Tuesday, a consensus began to take hold that the vaunted Democratic blue wave that had been talked about all year was failing to materialize. Now, with a handful of races still to be called, it’s clear that an anti-President Trump force hit the country with considerable, if uneven, strength.
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McConnell, top Republicans dismiss concerns over Whitaker appointment

November 10, 2018
Manu Raju, Ted Barrett | CNN
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other top Republicans believe that Matthew Whitaker will only stay as acting attorney general for a short time, flatly dismissing suggestions that he would interfere with Robert Mueller's Russia investigation while also rejecting calls for new legislation to protect the special counsel.
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2018 Midterm elections make history

November 9, 2018
A night of historic firsts.

A shakeup at the Department of Justice and Tuesday’s historic midterms

November 9, 2018
An Attorney General shakeup, Democrats rising, and Washington divided.
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WATCH: 2018 midterm elections abroad - London Reacts

November 9, 2018
Historic election results echo around the world.
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Amid recounts and controversy, Election 2018 is far from over

November 9, 2018
Chuck Todd, Mark Murray, Carrie Dunn | NBC News
We guess it’s only fitting — and expected — that Election Day 2018 is far from over, with drama and controversies over new vote counts and/or upcoming recounts in Arizona, Florida and Georgia.
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